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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Victoria Village
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...

Icon of the event Movies at the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring your family and friends to a feature movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the showing. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 13
Icon of the event To Italy with Book and Movie
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Naples: Marriage Italian Style...

Icon of the event Filmmaker/Visual Humourist Cameron Tingley presents
Fri Oct 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Filmmaker / Visual Humourist Cameron Tingley presents his series of short live-action films, LIFE AS WE KNOW IT....

Icon of the event Bohemians In Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Read a great book - The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers - and join us for a lively book discussion led by local personality and musician Michelle Mayers.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Please register i...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...